ScanSource Communications

ScanSource Communications is your source for total communications solutions. We understand the channel like no other distributor. And understanding the channel means understanding what your business needs. We deliver industry-leading videoconferencing and telephony products and high-quality communications products and services. We provide unified communications education, state-of-the-art logistics, financial services, technical support, professional services, and much more. With ScanSource Communications, you’ll get everything you need to generate more sales for your business – and so much more – because we get it.

ScanSource Offers A New Extreme!

by Meg Hunter June 3, 2014 Networking
Extreme

I am thrilled to announce that ScanSource is now carrying the entire Extreme Networks portfolio – including both legacy Extreme and the recently acquired Enterasys Networks products! The addition of Enterasys Networks products to our current Extreme Networks offerings expands our customers’ options for high-end switching, routing, and wireless access points. We are truly taking […]

We are having a Summer Sale on Avaya IP Office Certification classes!!

by Beth Dameron May 27, 2014 IP Security
Avaya

We are having a Summer Sale on Avaya IP Office Certification classes! The more you buy, the more you save!  Anytime you register two or more seats in any combination of IP Office Basic Implementation Workshop 10S00005K or the IP Office Advanced Configuration Class 5S00004K at the same time, get a $250 discount per class!*  (Classes […]

Ruckus Brings Together Smart Wi-Fi with Cloud Computing to Simplify the Provisioning, Management and Monetization of Wi-Fi Access with SAMS

by Jake Shehan May 6, 2014 Cloud Computing
Ruckus

The Ruckus Team at ScanSource is really excited about the introduction of Ruckus’ Cloud-Based Smart Access Management Service, SAMS for short. The ability to manage a Wi-Fi network in the cloud is yesterday’s news. Unlike the dozens of other offerings already in the market, SAMS enables partners to manage and monetize the access points they […]

More training options than ever!

by Beth Dameron May 2, 2014 ScanSource Catalyst

As the new Education Manager in the ScanSource Services Group (SSG), I spent a couple of months just learning the lingo and landscape for my new job.   I had big shoes to fill, replacing a well-loved and respected manager who retired.  I decided that rather than trying to fill her shoes, I would bring “new […]

I have a back-up plan in place, why do I need a disaster recovery plan?

by Bryan Gaines May 1, 2014 Cloud Computing

This week I decided on a topic that gets a lot of buzz around the IT community.  I would like to educate some, from my point of view, on why disaster recovery should be an important piece of every end-user’s plan.  Only around 3% of server failures come from natural disasters.  The most common factors […]

April 2014 Discounts from ScanSource Services Group

by Amanda Williams April 1, 2014 Business
Avaya GreenCloud Polycom ShoreTel

ScanSource Services Group is FUELING your business with exclusive discounts to help you MAXIMIZE your business this year!  Check back each month for new discounts.  Read about the April discounts below: CLOUD SERVICES Get an extra 2% discount when you sign a new Green Cloud deal through ScanSource Services Group!  Green Cloud Technologies is a […]

Under The Hood Of An Enterprise Access Point

by Jake Shehan February 13, 2014 Networking
Ruckus

When looking at an enterprise-level access point typically you do not see much difference from one manufacturer to another on the surface. They usually have a plastic casing and typically are in a rectangular shape and come in some shade of off-white. You have some with external antennas and some with internal and they all […]

PCTEL Launches Ceiling Tile Enclosure for Aruba Access Points

by Kristopher Hough February 10, 2014 Networking
PCTEL

PCTEL has added a new drop tile ceiling enclosure to the product mix designed specifically for the Aruba AP225 Access Point. The enclosure is designed to work with a 2×2 ceiling tile space and can be used in any 2×4 ceiling tile space with slight trimming to the 2×4 tile. It is a hinged door […]

The Path Forward: Predictions for macro trends like HaaS, analytics and the consolidation of technologies within the enterprise

by Kevin Price February 10, 2014 Enterprise

2013 has slid into the annals of corporate history. For many in the technology business it was a year of change and challenges. I predicted some big macro trends about a year ago. Here’s a link to the post. All of this happened to some degree in 2013 and all will be gaining momentum in […]

Enterprise Scaling and SIP Trunking – AudioCodes Announces New SBC

by Alan Percy February 5, 2014 Enterprise
AudioCodes

By Alan Percy, Senior Director of Marketing, AudioCodes Large global enterprises have made it clear that SIP is part of their future.  The challenge for them is making the migration.  With complex multi-site networks, an array of telecommunications suppliers, lengthy contracts and network infrastructure, things don’t happen overnight.